Alaska Legal Services Corporation (ALSC) is a nonprofit law firm that has been delivering free legal help to low-income and rural Alaskans for over 50 years. We seek a full-time legal technologist to work on a variety of client-focused technology projects including help bringing to life a Legal Services Corporation Technology Initiative Grant funded, multi-platform, web application that will help disability benefits applicants better understand the process and assist them in gathering the needed evidence and forms to be successful.
The ideal candidate will be motivated by the belief that technology can narrow the justice gap for low-income individuals and will possess the strong tech experience and skills essential to achieving that goal, as well as a legal education or background.
Duties include: assist ALSC’s technology team with development of strategies and long range plans to develop and expand the use of technology to support ALSC’s client population, ALSC staff, and pro bono attorneys; oversight of work and reporting compliance with legal technology projects and grants; developing and maintaining self-help resources for our client community.
Required qualifications: Legal research skills and the ability to write in plain language. Strong technology background and familiarity with emerging technologies.
Preferred qualifications: Experience with creating automated legal documents. Programing and/or scripting experience. Website creation and/or maintenance experience. Familiarity with the following software: MS Office, Acrobat Pro, GSuite, A2J author, Hotdocs, Docassemble.
Salary $41,376 – $69,288 per year DOE. Generous personal leave and benefits package, including partial reimbursement of relocation expenses, provided. We are committed to building a culturally diverse workplace and strongly encourage women, persons of color, LGBTQ individuals, veterans, persons with disabilities, and persons from other underrepresented groups (including Alaska Native and Native Americans) to apply.
Position will be open until filled. To apply, submit cover letter, resume, writing sample, and list of three professional references to:
Senior Technology Attorney